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Michael Jackson #111418

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Sep 20, 1987
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(Studio: Sam Donaldson) Report introduced.

(Hollywood, California: Judd Rose) Michael Jackson's popularity in Japan featured; details given, scenes shown. [FANS - praise him.] Scenes from "Bad" video directed by Martin Scorsese shown. [Disc jockey Jay THOMAS - claims Jackson got new face lift for album.] ["Billboard" magazine spokesperson Paul GREIN - fears Jackson's eccentricities overshadow his artistry.] [Cyndi LAUPER - disagrees.] His plastic surgeries and attempt to purchase the Elephant Man's skeleton reviewed; scenes from "The Elephant Man" shown courtesy Paramount Pictures. [Producer Quincy JONES - defs. Jackson's normalcy.] [Courtesy "20/20", 1979, JACKSON - explains his discomfort in society.] [CHER - hopes Jackson can still enjoy life.]

Donaldson, Sam;
Rose, Judd

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